structural isomer etymology

English word structural isomer comes from English isomer, English structural

Detailed word origin of structural isomer

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
isomer English (eng) (chemistry) Any of two or more compounds with the same molecular formula but with different structure.. (physics) Any of two or more atomic nuclei with the same mass number and atomic number but with different radioactive properties.
structural English (eng) A component used in construction. Involving the mechanics of construction.. Of, relating to, or having structure.
structural isomer English (eng) (chemistry) Any of a number of compounds that exhibit structural isomerism.

Words with the same origin as structural isomer

Descendants of isomer